There are 6 ways to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight by train, bus, ferry, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus, ferry, line 5 bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Waterloo East
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Take the bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre U1c
  4. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
  5. Take the line 5 bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station 5

$61 - $95

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne

$31 - $48

4 alternative options

Train, Hovercraft  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Portsmouth Harbour
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$101 - $144

Bus, train, ferry  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station 291
  2. Take the train from Three Bridges to Southampton Central
  3. Take the ferry from Southampton to East Cowes

$66 - $103

Bus, Hovercraft  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 023
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier 030
  3. Take the Hovercraft from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde

$48 - $55

Bus, Catamaran, line 3 bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Brighton, Old Steine (War Memorial)
  2. Take the bus from Brighton to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
  3. Take the Catamaran from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
  4. Take the line 3 bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill 3

$42 - $53

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £23 - £40 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight is to drive and car ferry which costs £23 - £40 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Royal Tunbridge Wells and Isle of Wight is 77 miles.

The best way to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight without a car is to train and bus and ferry and line 5 bus which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight, including transfers.

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There are 994+ hotels available in Isle of Wight. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight.
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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between Royal Tunbridge Wells, England and Isle of Wight, England?

There is no direct connection from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight. However, you can take the train to London Waterloo East, take the walk to London Waterloo, take the train to Southampton Airport Parkway, take the walk to Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway, take the bus to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre, take the walk to Southampton, take the ferry to East Cowes, take the walk to East Cowes, opp Well Road, then take the line 5 bus to Newport, Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Royal Tunbridge Wells to Isle of Wight via London Bridge, Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange, Southsea, Clarence Pier, Southsea Hoverport, Ryde, and Ryde, Bus Station in around 5 h 14 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Tunbridge Wells to London Waterloo East
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Tunbridge Wells to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Portsmouth Harbour
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Three Bridges to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Unilink
Website
unilinkbus.co.uk
Bus from Southampton Airport, Airport Parkway to Eastern Docks, National Oceanography Centre
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
unilinkbus.co.uk
Southern Vectis
Website
islandbuses.info
Bus from East Cowes, opp Well Road to Newport, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Bus from Ryde, Bus Station to Blackwater Mill
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
islandbuses.info
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Three Bridges Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southsea, Clarence Pier
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton to PORTSMOUTH, The Hard
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Brighton, Old Steine (War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Ferry operators
Red Funnel
Phone
+44 2380 019192
Email
post@redfunnel.co.uk
Website
redfunnel.co.uk
Ferry from Southampton to East Cowes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
redfunnel.co.uk
Hovertravel
Phone
+44 1983 717700
Email
info@hovertravel.com
Website
hovertravel.co.uk
Ferry from Southsea Hoverport to Ryde
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
hovertravel.co.uk
Wightlink
Phone
0333 999 7333
Website
wightlink.co.uk
Ferry from Portsmouth to Ryde Pier Head
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Fishbourne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
wightlink.co.uk

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